Thursday, December 20, 2012
As Dec. 21, 2012, fast approaches, we want to hear what songs top your playlist for the end of the world, Bloomingdale-Riverview!
While Feb. 3, 1959, has long been billed as “The Day the Music Died,” many are saying Dec. 21, 2012, will be the day the earth dies. Doomsday predictions related to a planetary collision, the start of World War III and the ending of the Mayan calendar have long swirled around this upcoming date. Talk of the apocalypse has become so prevalent, there’s even a December212012.org website and an End of the World 2012 Facebook page with some 19,000 fans. Whether you believe the predictions or not, the arrival of 12/21/2012 should be celebrated with a special song – or three. Don’t you think? So, here’s what we’re asking: What are your favorite end-of-the-world songs for a playlist to mark the auspicious date? Here are just a few of ours to kick …
Where would you go to make sure you could count yourself among the survivors?
As the often-predicted end of the world approaches, we’d like to get your take on which places in Bloomingdale, Riverview, FishHawk and Valrico would be the best for riding out the chaos an apocalypse might bring. Whether you believe in the spin on the ending of the Mayan calendar or not, we’d like to get your take on the safest places to go in the Bloomingdale-Riverview area if Doomsday is really on the way. How would you ride it out? Whatever the case, we want to hear from you! Where would you ride out Doomsday? Share your thoughts in the comments section below. Want to read more about Dec. 21, 2012, be sure to check out these related articles: World Ending in 2012: Scholars, NASA Say No Playlist for the Apocalypse: What Tunes Are On …
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
As “Doomsday” approaches, let's have a little fun. We’d like to hear from you on what foods you just couldn’t live without.
Want to survive in a post-apocalyptic the Bloomingdale-Riverview area? You’re going to need supplies to get you through. As least that’s what some survivalists say. The website December212012.org has an entire section dedicated to survival kits and lists 37 items people should start collecting now. The cult movie “Zombieland” recommends Twinkies, with their ominously absent expiration dates, as the perfect food for the apocalypse. Since Twinkies are no more, we’d like to hear your thoughts on alternatives. If you were to stockpile favorite foods for the apocalypse, what would be your must-have item? Share your thoughts in the comments below.